The table below looks at the statistics for POCO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POCO over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
POCO (Plain Old CLR Object)
Rank 901 933 856
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -77
Permanent jobs citing POCO 4 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% 0.030% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 16
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41216 46880 43943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.74% 39.10% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35239 40112 38247
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

POCO
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POCO within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POCO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

POCO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POCO within the UK.

POCO Salary Trend in the UK

POCO
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POCO over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 within the UK.

POCO Salary Histogram in the UK

POCO
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POCO within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 2 £77,500 +29.16%
London +23 2 £77,500 +29.16%
South Wales - 2 £32,500 -
Wales - 2 £32,500 -

POCO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing POCO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited POCO.

1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Physics
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (40.00%) Automotive
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Green Hills
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Military
5 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling

POCO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing POCO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited POCO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 3 (30.00%) Military
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) C Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) Derivative
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Green Hills
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter